HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus. It attacks the white blood cells – the part of
To find out if you’re pregnant, you can do a pregnancy test from the first day that you
Chickenpox and shingles are both caused by the same virus: herpes varicella-zoster virus (VZV). In some
Rarely, chickenpox can cause complications during pregnancy, both for the woman and her baby. If you
There is some evidence to suggest that it may be possible, although it’s commonly believed that
There is no evidence that catching scarlet fever when you’re pregnant will put your baby at risk.
There’s a small risk of complications, depending on: whether you’ve had genital herpes attacks before, and
Chickenpox during pregnancy can cause complications both for the pregnant woman and the unborn baby. However,
It’s rare to get chickenpox when you’re pregnant. In the UK, it’s estimated that about three
Complications that can affect the placenta during pregnancy or childbirth include: low-lying placenta, and retained placenta.